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Bashoan Memorial Garden

Seasonal waterside scenery that Matsuo Basho loved

There is Bashoan Memorial Garden which is annex of Basho Museum along the promenade of the Sumida River. Fine-view garden is next to the Sumida River and Onagigawa River and can enjoy scenery of seasonal waterside. In the garden are a statue of Basho as an old man and a bas relief of his hermitage, enabling visitors to recollect ancient times. Also, the garden is lit up until 10 p.m., and visible from the promenade along the Sumida River. ※The historic spot prospects garden opening time: 9:15-16:30

Address 1-1-3, Tokiwa, Koutou-ku
Access Toei Oedo Line, Toei Shinjuku Line "Morishita Station" Exit A1 10-minute walk
URL https://www.kcf.or.jp/basho/

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